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Poulter, Westwood, Gallacher picked for Ryder Cup
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VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) -- Ian Poulter, Lee Westwood and Stephen Gallacher are Europe's wild-card selections for this month's Ryder Cup against the United States at Gleneagles....

Kirk wins Deutsche Bank, gets into Ryder Cup talk
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NORTON, Mass. (AP) -- Chris Kirk figured the Ryder Cup was out of his hands when he failed to earn one of the nine automatic spots. He already has plans to be at the Tennessee-Georgia football game during the matches in Scotland. He doesn't see any need to call U.S. captain Tom Watson and lobby for a pick....

Ernst wins LPGA's Portland Classic in playoff
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Austin Ernst won the LPGA Tour's Portland Classic on Sunday with a par on the first hole of a playoff against South Korea's I.K. Kim....

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NORTON, Mass. (AP) -- Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday on his way to a 6-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship going into a Labor Day finish loaded with possibilities....

Fred Couples wins Champions Tour event
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- Fred Couples won the Champions Tour's Shaw Charity Classic on Sunday, chipping in for eagle for a course-record 9-under 61 and beating Billy Andrade with a tap-in birdie on the first hole of a playoff....

Bud Cauley wins Web.com Tour Finals opener
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- Bud Cauley won the Hotel Fitness Championship on Sunday to regain his PGA Tour card, earning $180,000 in the Web.com Tour Finals opener....

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